Mayor Annise Parker will be hosting a Back-to-School Fest for parents on Sat., Aug. 10, 2013.
The event will take place from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the University of Houston, and it is expected to serve about 25,000 families from almost two dozen Houston-area independent school districts.
Participating families can pick up backpacks, school supplies, and uniforms for their children, and students can receive immunizations, eye exams, dental exams, and vouchers for haircuts.
The deadline to register is Mon., Aug. 5, 2013. For details, please visit the City of Houston’s website.